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2009-09-23 08:20:00

PALM DESERT, Calif., Sept. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Spare Backup (OTC Bulletin Board: SPBU), today, announced that it has entered into a Cloud and Digital Services Agreement with The Carphone Warehouse (CPW). The launch of the Consumer Cloud platform will target CPW's rapidly growing and large existing mobile user base. CPW currently operates over 2,450 stores within nine countries in Europe and in 2008 it connected 12.5 million customers. Under the terms of the agreement Spare...

2009-07-02 07:21:00

NEWBURY, England, July 2 /PRNewswire/ -- From this month, new and existing Vodafone customers will have an even wider choice of where they can purchase the best handsets and range of competitive tariffs in the UK. Vodafone UK will team up with Carphone Warehouse from 7 July so customers can not only buy pay as you go mobiles and receive upgrades as they do currently but also get new pay monthly contracts and mobile broadband connections. Vodafone UK has also extended its partnership with...

2009-03-04 09:00:00

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., March 4 /PRNewswire/ -- eTelecare Global Solutions (PSE: ETEL), a leading provider of complex business process outsourcing (BPO) solutions, has completed the acquisition of The Phone House (Proprietary) Limited, a BPO Services subsidiary of Talk Talk Group Limited, the telecommunications division of The Carphone Warehouse Group PLC (LON: CPW). In conjunction with the purchase of The Phone House, eTelecare entered into a three year agreement to provide BPO services to Talk...

2009-02-01 18:01:00

LONDON, February 2 /PRNewswire/ -- - Move Will Undercut BT by 60% - Opal to Claim 20% Market Share and Create Schism - More Than 10,000 Customers Already Signed, Contradicting Current Economic Downturn Opal, the UK's leading provider of next generation communications technology for business, is today announcing plans to move against the economic slump by launching a high-end premium business broadband service which aggressively undercuts its competitors on price. This...

2008-12-11 08:00:00

Handango Apps to be Delivered Through Best Buy Mobile's In-Store Digital Mobile Genie System LAS COLINAS, Texas, Dec. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Handango Inc. (Handango), the leading retailer of smartphone apps globally and Best Buy today announced a first of its kind deal to bring smartphone apps to Best Buy's retail stores nationwide. Through the partnership, Handango will offer Best Buy Mobile customers a content catalogue of top-quality apps ranging from business and productivity to...

2008-12-08 11:36:00

Britain's Carphone Warehouse said its deputy chairman David Ross resigned after failing to reveal his stakes in the company helped him secure personal loans. Ross, co-founder of the telecommunication retailer, owns 15 percent of the company, The Times of London reported Monday. Share values in the company fell 5.4 percent Monday on reports that Ross, who was appointed the head of the oversight committee for the 2012 Olympic games, would suddenly sell his shares. But Ross, has no current...

2008-10-09 00:00:23

Initial products include HP and Toshiba laptops available exclusively at Best Buy Best Buy Public Relations Media Contact: Jeff Dudash, 612-291-6122 jeff.dudash@bestbuy.com Logo: http://www.bestbuy.com Best Buy Co., Inc. (NYSE: BBY) today introduced its Blue Label series, a line of consumer electronic products developed directly from customer feedback and delivering uncompromised performance. The Blue Label series is a result of collaboration between Best Buy and technology...

2008-10-08 09:00:00

Best Buy Co., Inc. (NYSE: BBY) today introduced its Blue Label series, a line of consumer electronic products developed directly from customer feedback and delivering uncompromised performance. The Blue Label series is a result of collaboration between Best Buy and technology companies in which Best Buy gathers insights from customers and works with manufacturers to design products that address those needs. The first products to come out of the Blue Label process are laptops, one each...

2008-09-29 06:00:14

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/8d4f81/united_kingdom_k) has announced the addition of the "United Kingdom - Key Statistics Telecom Market & Regulatory Overviews" report to their offering. The UK's telecom market is one of the largest in Europe. Mobile and broadband penetration are comfortably ahead of the European average, while the country leads in digital TV take-up. Considerable competitive pressure has reduced consumer prices in all sectors,...

2008-09-16 15:00:17

US electricals retailer Best Buy has purchased Napster for GBP67.5 million as part of a strategy to expand its online presence and reach new customers. By enhancing its digital music offer, Best Buy can exploit the synergies with partner Carphone Warehouse to take advantage of the growth potential of the mobile music download market, while mounting a serious challenge to the supremacy of iTunes. Best Buy is one of the largest CD retailers in the US, while Napster was once the most famous...


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vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
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This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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